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What is wmiprvse.exe? Windows Management

Vendor:      Microsoft
Product:     Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Vendor Website:     
Last Seen by PC Pitstop:      No Data

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Process is goodThis process is a Microsoft or Windows process, but many viruses use this file name to escape notice.

Purpose: wmiprvse.exe is a Microsoft component that handles Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) operations.

wmiprvse.exe is an essential part of Windows and required for Windows to work properly. It should never be disabled.

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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 1.52%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 7 MB

Program Name MD5 Count
wmiprvse.exe

MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 File Info Last Seen Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x8f4ecbbfe943030acfd9e892b2513ec1 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1873 10797 62193 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x1c258d1e31a7e3bcf03473c780056e20 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 3658 22519 100240 Not Applicable
3 Status 0x241cbd0f099f3d68892d19879e53722d More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 5592 31831 154647 Not Applicable
4 Status 0xe97b6931b5629d7e9f6ee29a68fd6123 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 10495 56207 290861 Not Applicable
5 Status 0xce6d08350d0a1278e9a97d94023d1800 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 8644 49756 241590 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x64d757051b5b273e55c93e4503ea4f3e More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 3649 19053 96307 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x3a4de678e4e709c0794da57c198aa7e3 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 15226 78098 417807 Not Applicable
8 Status 0x673d84e36d12bbcdd44929e6cd7d4bb1 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 9 33 222 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x3b5ec9ccbfabe17656f394c5b9d7a617 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 473 1866 12235 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x4fb491ac8d46aaf22ba8bc5c73dabef7 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 2053866 12350588 51824478 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x9495fcc01d7ab7b60e5b8ba7aefe9e3d More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 103896 646558 2756917 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x203c3380a744ca5b9b1a9caeb57f7d57 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 13165 77805 358853 Not Applicable
13 Status 0x798a9e6828997eef4517ada8a2259831 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 77 920 2835 Not Applicable
14 Status 0xa859852dea22d60295a69b8bf92928f1 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 2167 15369 71539 Not Applicable
15 Status 0x619a67c9f617b7e69315bb28ecd5e1df More File Information 5/23/2018 Signed 996635 5402018 24403321 Not Applicable
16 Status 0x075ea6c849ab0fe416a3d6dd65c3cf41 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 3 24 95 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x1951c6f1e53079f6b29ecff77eaf9403 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 9804 62034 283972 Not Applicable
18 Status 0x8339e480b3d4740404d8ee50d415935b More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1253 7038 34294 Not Applicable
19 Status 0x32ef70e71bb451eeb23f18294d8027e7 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 6491 35220 161759 Not Applicable
20 Status 0x2bf54e692fc1292d182ed056faf8bea0 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 17642 106146 461154 Not Applicable
21 Status 0x0b344e2e2d08fd9d522064f4edfa711b More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 145 456 1588 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x4fb464bd442b7ce2144320a02c366b42 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 264 1765 7032 Not Applicable
23 Status 0x6f3fcf9543f9a38bdb359f83752f4945 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 15748 92189 422535 Not Applicable
24 Status 0x330c8cbd4343d04e72834b159d260e78 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 20801 122702 570763 Not Applicable
25 Status 0x1df2fc82b861bc9612657d1661e9ae33 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 13248 67256 342817 Not Applicable
26 Status 0xdd058c29d73670839ddf8f8e0df09b84 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 4 19 103 Not Applicable
27 Status 0x707491206e5aa9f53ad5d69bb26d0a78 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 2 2 5 Not Applicable
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32 Status 0x94bd625209f7bb993f228cd68add2455 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 2752 13730 87369 Not Applicable
33 Status 0x6e23d3694d4005af5b5653a41a54783e More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 74 1006 4212 Not Applicable
34 Status 0xbead5f3124711048d484185b7224ded0 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 8 8 20 Not Applicable
35 Status 0x29afe000f33ec6df452282ac87957cb3 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 919 5308 29652 Not Applicable
36 Status 0x0f3dae204b6e2b6f3877c61ea65fa9f6 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 2331 14432 61114 Not Applicable
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38 Status 0x89f5548e5eb7e399ab6a2670252ddfd5 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 36674 217078 1096802 Not Applicable
39 Status 0xf360ad960acfdd0565cb9eec07a2ed3d More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1833 11735 53537 Not Applicable
40 Status 0x450632de2f5c320eeef5203df13289dd More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 2407 16096 99829 Not Applicable
41 Status 0x19e36ee07760336ad9b2bcb92f030ac8 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1 1 4 Not Applicable
42 Status 0x5916fc8ef917b7d4ad8019700c91e5f4 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 13 55 422 Not Applicable
43 Status 0xd8e539426644a0f23cbf53dd0a5ee079 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 20435 111525 557034 Not Applicable
44 Status 0xb05a4ceada4d64d8c0207c4d0b599624 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 32422 186126 819694 Not Applicable
45 Status 0x5a5e07a7a7d46f537b70c31c63b0d526 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 9959 50287 247942 Not Applicable
46 Status 0xa584bfb3f4b7e3380759724b07bc8c94 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 14397 86215 387174 Not Applicable
47 Status 0x6d4237d73ff299ca450308cd177be265 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 3608 22420 111731 Not Applicable
48 Status 0x9b08d0c8cb017237ce32ae2f818dbd1e More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 5398 39115 164803 Not Applicable
49 Status 0xf26e69497da6482f1fd61b3122cfd44b More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 131 986 4441 Not Applicable
50 Status 0x5c92bf3934f76ac902c1ab652d8b111f More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 290 1786 7839 Not Applicable
51 Status 0x54b7c43c2e89f5ce71b2c255c1cf35e2 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 2430 14334 58856 Not Applicable
52 Status 0xc078488bce4d4a03ae2870b8cd0542ae More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 5 5 43 Not Applicable
53 Status 0x3b8a790d45315467572e384d39a96d1c More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 17 66 423 Not Applicable
54 Status 0x988e210f0fdc88ccbdbccf7daeb3046a More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 26 110 554 Not Applicable
55 Status 0x4c0e46408aca09d56e0c0e8b84a9fd7e More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 4 5 80 Not Applicable
56 Status 0x31e4ceb7dc7cd2e3c1abcdb5ce17ac3f More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 48 266 794 Not Applicable
57 Status 0xd683c112190f4b4c6d477d693ee88e35 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1463 6814 29738 Not Applicable
58 Status 0xc3b76154e72cfe98742b899d53ee5ab2 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 50430 286069 1413479 Not Applicable
59 Status 0x5b09099b46e6c57bdfcbf385b9898521 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 57450 350012 1599640 Not Applicable
60 Status 0xf8f50e04379604e385ac17e8191f7633 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 20 231 679 Not Applicable
61 Status 0x74ba8a36479ac3bfe0dcbc19b998e6b6 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 318 1124 4959 Not Applicable
62 Status 0x6ee4c448a5e6e4457a75fdced5c783d0 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 2 2 28 Not Applicable
63 Status 0x246984938b237c9dc1f169f8fba5c467 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 49 194 1002 Not Applicable
64 Status 0x7e349d18c48043a867fd75534e8770a6 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1 3 23 Not Applicable
65 Status 0xef1ede95aa196c83c4138e4766e0d9fb More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 84 527 2968 Not Applicable
66 Status 0xe0675b0be20099189350a21041d7457f More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 84757 534076 2894491 Not Applicable
67 Status 0x0ca29720a4b861c34e0e326c42e729cd More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 101590 565664 3309487 Not Applicable
68 Status 0xde1934bdb5b8e10b2f3574c3ccd35bb4 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 235 1409 6592 Not Applicable
69 Status 0x9f531e6114e6f0959f7c8ed5947091bf More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 10 73 615 Not Applicable
70 Status 0xa836abc9a65990352a98efbf502158b8 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 26 66 865 Not Applicable
71 Status 0x2b1d335129940e94eca5fb40fca629c4 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 8 26 176 Not Applicable
72 Status 0x9025a8b939f6311e937c138c35155178 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 11 33 143 Not Applicable
73 Status 0x2476b50ed40dfcb211b2f7207bc1318e More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 3995 23173 154915 Not Applicable
74 Status 0xb4c5c903f03e58e3b56f0dc209db057b More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 3969 27226 166098 Not Applicable
75 Status 0xb5f631bada4800722a1b53582e288adb More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 22 142 887 Not Applicable
76 Status 0x3d7163f87f69ad151746850c668beacf More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 38 267 2150 Not Applicable
77 Status 0x661aecc272b1d8cbcdc16277c4c13499 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1304 8035 34478 Not Applicable
78 Status 0xa6209e8698f0f3d5f9d8da77cbd32109 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1920 11692 48031 Not Applicable
79 Status 0x9a900ca75b71a271466b3032aad56b8b More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 11 11 11 Not Applicable
80 Status 0xb9d97a651f85c68f812684b217aca61e More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 9 9 9 Not Applicable
81 Status 0x2daf0b7ab27edb740f41801bbdb7d926 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1715844 12891895 69130450 Not Applicable
82 Status 0x75e683bc8284d99f998500162be4cfe2 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1928423 12863957 76547786 Not Applicable
83 Status 0xb479eb9ed9ce53708b522c17e2782476 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 2 23 109 Not Applicable
84 Status 0x8af33c5bdb86b658b95d5aefea62949f More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 10 13 91 Not Applicable
85 Status 0xcd2901393c505ef404b845910527cbe8 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1 2 24 Not Applicable
86 Status 0x7bcd6bb41c836fc4d3ab46a6c72beb00 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 1 1 4 Not Applicable
87 Status 0x498da4b4785f4a71e697b8089b01ccfc More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 66 473 4229 Not Applicable
88 Status 0x72de63bb96fd7f2d84d5e21ecf214671 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 8 8 48 Not Applicable
89 Status 0x4421aa98271a7a3b5878004005baf710 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 7 7 63 Not Applicable
90 Status 0xd7d4c283b215fe8b20619627f45b9f43 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 8 8 265 Not Applicable
91 Status 0x8517d151b87f604c79ecccb6bbb84d44 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 9 9 161 Not Applicable
92 Status 0x8ff8b224a3b7c41d1f18fc3fa75051d1 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 98 475 1704 Not Applicable
93 Status 0xfe51a171fbd59a139ad4835e0c91fab8 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 48 332 1257 Not Applicable
94 Status 0x1dd684e647bf9dd3e486276f5fa07a11 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 333826 1964288 8216258 Not Applicable
95 Status 0xdcc48f1bdc0e239776ba05a7239991f7 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 292874 1552927 7213891 Not Applicable
96 Status 0xe1bce838cd2695999ab34215bf94b501 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 30675 177333 963086 Not Applicable
97 Status 0xf94c2242de208aa0cd1a64187165b448 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 32079 198354 859001 Not Applicable
98 Status 0xa4aee4dac70c572610b0a9537cc277b6 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 81 328 8411 Not Applicable
99 Status 0x4d1c4b7fe7ed88e42ada4277cffa6351 More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 70 372 8153 Not Applicable
100 Status 0xc181e725ab2904b9d0c1b81d6cdafdbe More File Information 5/23/2018 Unsigned 310 2059 21058 Not Applicable
MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 Last Seen File Date Revision Common Name Size
1 Status 0xf520ab392d58c0a1070268032d809382 6/5/2017 10:55:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 222 KB
2 Status 0x203c3380a744ca5b9b1a9caeb57f7d57 10/17/2016 12:08:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 249 KB
3 Status 0xa859852dea22d60295a69b8bf92928f1 8/24/2016 7:33:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 241 KB
4 Status 0x9495fcc01d7ab7b60e5b8ba7aefe9e3d 3/26/2016 2:23:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 241 KB
5 Status 0x51a548a604aec2c362ca503b0cb03831 3/15/2016 9:46:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 222 KB
6 Status 0xf95096ece2da109cc8d7f1f863a4209c 3/27/2015 4:52:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 213 KB
7 Status 0x31fa172657e941e7cb15c5ccfe36a03e 3/7/2015 8:45:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 222 KB
8 Status 0x075ea6c849ab0fe416a3d6dd65c3cf41 2/25/2015 7:50:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Windows Management 213 KB
9 Status 0x355e4bbe030b20b8a94a70c5ff271b2a 1/29/2015 10:55:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.3264 (xpsp.071130-1425) Windows Management 213 KB
10 Status 0x8339e480b3d4740404d8ee50d415935b 1/15/2015 12:38:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 241 KB
11 Status 0xa97fab15a635df0a251dcee25bd0b681 11/9/2014 6:14:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 213 KB
12 Status 0x5aa7cf6cd69ffecde0e0e715fd564d14 10/19/2014 8:31:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 213 KB
13 Status 0x7e7b3eafe66ed06e558f56a60f6f7dda 10/7/2014 10:23:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 213 KB
14 Status 0xc9edbb99823e767c5b366a212a45d2b1 10/6/2014 4:29:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.1106 (xpsp1.020828-1920) Windows Management 199 KB
15 Status 0x1ce7180f770b08df6e000ba1cc5273a5 9/23/2014 2:14:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 213 KB
16 Status 0x6d8d523c3ef7ba03dea60e59d8a269e8 3/4/2013 5:35:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 414 KB
17 Status 0x20a4993fb68208bf5d95af96908fdae5 12/17/2012 4:25:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 239 KB
18 Status 0x025deb26c8ed9d046d6ca2b3d8baace7 7/16/2012 10:41:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 286 KB
19 Status 0xbb82ea18e59ab05291a3e25d8f65c51c 7/15/2012 5:42:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 286 KB
20 Status 0x771355075eb6cf1890487c1ea8dfd715 1/24/2012 1:17:00 AM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Windows Management 213 KB
21 Status 0x43cad720773ade219fe49238475f7d60 1/17/2012 4:08:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.0 (xpclient.010817-1148) Windows Management 198 KB
22 Status 0x4fb464bd442b7ce2144320a02c366b42 1/9/2012 10:57:00 PM Unknown 6.0.6001.18000 (longhorn_rtm.080118-1840) Windows Management 239 KB
23 Status 0x9a8e9261a5a184b931470747612df6d2 9/16/2011 11:00:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Windows Management 213 KB
24 Status 0xfbc5585f16bf265a3f831f8d07a3d10d 7/31/2011 10:44:00 AM Unknown 5.1.2600.3311 (xpsp.080212-0003) Windows Management 213 KB
25 Status 0xdb493dd6bc2fa5b38811f2bcdcf03d2b 7/24/2011 5:28:00 AM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Windows Management 213 KB



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